Projects

From Bombay to the Bay

From Bombay to the Bay

The first thing you notice is its size. Stretching across an 8-foot expanse, it features a blockbuster movie trifecta: crime, intrigue, a handsome leading man. The six-panel billboard, digitally shrunk from its original size by about 30 percent, advertises the 1975 film Deewaar. (The movie, cited as a masterpiece of Bombay cinema — or Bollywood cinema, […]

The Fonoroff Collection

The Fonoroff Collection

Movie critic, film historian and collector extraordinaire Paul Fonoroff spent over three decades finding, buying, enjoying, and storing Chinese film materials: over 3,000 movie posters, over 5,000 magazine issues, over 14,000 lobby cards and even thousands of Mao buttons.

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

Our vision for the future. To best serve the creators, inventors and change-makers of the world’s premier public research university, our library needs to operate with the energy of a startup, the purpose of a classroom and the insight of a guide — today and into the future.